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by ucim
Thu Oct 07, 2021 4:28 pm
Forum: Meta
Topic: General meta thread
Replies: 63
Views: 1695

Re: General meta thread

The Snide Sniper wrote: ↑Thu Oct 07, 2021 2:59 amIf I could shrink that area down to the size of the text I would probably use one of the builtin button styles.
That's the point of display: inline-block. It lets you shrink that area down.

But maybe not with phpBB. Dunno.

Jose
by ucim
Thu Oct 07, 2021 2:35 am
Forum: Meta
Topic: General meta thread
Replies: 63
Views: 1695

Re: General meta thread

You might consider two tweaks: First, note that at present the background color spans the line, because the element spans the line. You can use display: inline-block; on the element in order to be able to give it a width, for example: width: 10em; (one 'em' is the width of the character 'm' as rende...
by ucim
Fri Sep 03, 2021 4:12 am
Forum: xkcd
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 34
Views: 883

Re: 1190: Time

somitomi wrote:15th of October, 2023
What's "October"?

Jose
by ucim
Mon Aug 30, 2021 9:25 pm
Forum: xkcd
Topic: 2508: "Circumappendiceal Somectomy"
Replies: 6
Views: 118

Re: 2508: "Circumappendiceal Somectomy"

commodorejohn wrote: ↑Mon Aug 30, 2021 2:17 pm...the appendix to the appendix?
More like a sequel.

Jose
by ucim
Sat Aug 28, 2021 2:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Fleeting thoughts
Replies: 35
Views: 428

Re: Fleeting thoughts

A wild Jose just did, apparently, nice to see you. Nice to see you too, and see the familiar icons returning. Hmm... we have even essence, odd essence, and permen essence, the three quark flavors of the universe that created this QB (quantum board) we are posting on. I wonder what the rest of the p...
by ucim
Sat Aug 28, 2021 1:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Computery stuff
Replies: 0
Views: 54

Computery stuff

{The thread will be what it is, but I envision a place to share stories, frustrations, and maybe even get a bit of tech support.} I recently tried to upgrade the OS on a website I manage, and it was an utter nightmare. Actually what I did was more sensible - spin up a new VM which would have the OS...
by ucim
Wed Aug 25, 2021 2:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Fleeting thoughts
Replies: 35
Views: 428

Re: Fleeting thoughts

Welcome everyone! This forum proves quantum mechanics - out of the quantum foam who knows what might appear?

Jose